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GetCharacters Method (ITextFrame)

SpreadsheetGear.Shapes Namespace > ITextFrame Interface : GetCharacters Method
The zero based index of the first character.
The length of the text.
Returns an instance of ICharacters representing the specified text associated with a shape.
Function GetCharacters( _
   ByVal start As System.Integer, _
   ByVal length As System.Integer _
) As ICharacters
Dim instance As ITextFrame
Dim start As System.Integer
Dim length As System.Integer
Dim value As ICharacters
value = instance.GetCharacters(start, length)
ICharacters GetCharacters( 
   System.int start,
   System.int length


The zero based index of the first character.
The length of the text.

Target Platforms: Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

See Also


ITextFrame Interface
ITextFrame Members
Characters Property